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Reconsidering Capacity to Appoint a Healthcare Proxy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Cambridge quarterly of healthcare ethics : CQ : the international journal of healthcare ethics committees [Camb Q Healthc Ethics] 2023 Jan; Vol. 32 (1), pp. 69-75. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Dec 05.


Abstract: Clinicians are often called upon to assess the capacity of a patient to appoint a healthcare agent. Although a consensus has emerged that the standard for such assessment should differ from that for capacity to render specific healthcare decisions, exa...

Suspicion of Munchausen syndrome by proxy with a child's presentation of undernutrition, scurvy, and an apparent Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Eating and weight disorders : EWD [Eat Weight Disord] 2022 Dec; Vol. 27 (8), pp. 3815-3820. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Dec 24.

Abstract: Purpose: Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID) was recently characterized in the DSM-5 classification. Potential differential diagnoses remain poorly reported in the literature. Our purpose was to present a possible Munchausen syndrome by p...

Parent-Proxy Health-Related Quality of Life: Assessment Considerations and Clinical Implications for Improving Health-Related Quality of Life.

Publication Type: Editorial & Opinion

Source(s): The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine [J Adolesc Health] 2023 Jan; Vol. 72 (1), pp. 1-2.

Medical Decision Making for Unrepresented Patients: A Reflection on Colorado's Approach with Implications for Elsewhere.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The Journal of clinical ethics [J Clin Ethics] 2022 Winter; Vol. 33 (4), pp. 297-302.


Abstract: Unrepresented patients are some of the most vulnerable patients encountered in the healthcare system today. One of the challenges associated with healthcare for unrepresented patients is the lack of a standardized legal approach to decision making for ...

Development of a measure to assess the quality of proxy decisions about research participation on behalf of adults lacking capacity to consent: the Combined Scale for Proxy Informed Consent Decisions (CONCORD scale).

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Trials [Trials] 2022 Oct 04; Vol. 23 (1), pp. 843. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 04.

Abstract: Background: Recruitment of adults lacking the capacity to consent to trials requires the involvement of an alternative 'proxy' decision-maker, usually a family member. This can be challenging for family members, with some experiencing emotional and dec...

A Systematic Review of International Guidance for Self-Report and Proxy Completion of Child-Specific Utility Instruments.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Value in health : the journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research [Value Health] 2022 Oct; Vol. 25 (10), pp. 1791-1804. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 03.

Abstract: Objectives: This study aimed to identify and summarize published guidance and recommendations for child self- and proxy assessment of existing child-specific instruments of health-related quality of life (HRQoL) that are accompanied by utilities.Method...

Are We Agreed? Self- Versus Proxy-Reporting of Paediatric Health-Related Quality of Life (HRQoL) Using Generic Preference-Based Measures: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

Publication Type: Report

Source(s): PharmacoEconomics [Pharmacoeconomics] 2022 Nov; Vol. 40 (11), pp. 1043-1067. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 23.

Abstract: Objective: The aim of this study was to examine the level of agreement between self- and proxy-reporting of health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in children (under 18 years of age) using generic preference-based measures.Methods: A systematic review ...

What is the best proxy for political knowledge in surveys?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): PloS one [PLoS One] 2022 Aug 22; Vol. 17 (8), pp. e0272530. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 22 (Print Publication: 2022).


Abstract: Online surveys are becoming the dominant form for survey data collection. This presents a problem for the measurement of political knowledge, because, according to recent scholarship, unsupervised measurement of political knowledge in web-based surveys...

When proxy-driven learning is no better than random: The consequences of representational incompleteness.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): PloS one [PLoS One] 2022 Jul 13; Vol. 17 (7), pp. e0271268. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jul 13 (Print Publication: 2022).

Abstract: Machine learning is widely used for personalisation, that is, to tune systems with the aim of adapting their behaviour to the responses of humans. This tuning relies on quantified features that capture the human actions, and also on objective functions...

Can Proxy Ratings Supplement Patient Report to Assess Functional Domains Among Hospitalized Patients?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation [Arch Phys Med Rehabil] 2022 May; Vol. 103 (5S), pp. S34-S42.e4. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Oct 20.

Abstract: Objective: To (1) characterize the agreement between patient and proxy responses on a multidimensional computerized adaptive testing measure of function, and to (2) determine whether patient, proxy, or multidimensional computerized adaptive testing sco...